Health

A day in the life of a CARE mobile health team

Half the population of South Sudan do not have regular access to medical care – but CARE’s mobile health teams are there to help.

Live Well: A journey to better health for rural people in Zambia

Health benefits for remote rural villages and jobs and income for unemployed Zambians - that's Live Well.

Gaza crisis: Six months on

During the 50-day conflict in Gaza CARE and our partner PMRS set up three mobile health teams. Here are the stories of some of the people we worked with.

South Sudan: “A story too sad to hear again”

I’ve heard stories like the one I am going to tell four times already. I’m not sure I can stand to hear it again. It’s terrible – doubly so because the tragedy could have been prevented.

South Sudan: The people continue to suffer

The head chief worries about the great suffering he sees ahead, particularly hunger.

Ebola is like a secret war

The smell of boiling bananas fills the air as Musu Sesay prepares banana cakes that she hopes her teenage daughter will be able sell for some desperately needed income.

A hole lot more than just a toilet

In an emergency, food, water and safety are usually considered the essentials for survival, but in South Sudan the humble toilet is also changing – and saving – lives.

Orphaned by Ebola, a life in limbo

17-year-old Josephine Ngagba's story broke my heart. But it also strengthened my resolve to fight this terrible, devastating disease.

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